Troops are preparing to launch an offensive in a bid retake a strategic town captured by Boko Haram jihadists in northeast Nigeria, security and civilian sources said on Monday. Fighters from IS-affiliated Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) took control of Baga on the shores of Lake Chad on Thursday […]

  60 days before the gubernatorial election in Oyo state, another independent poll has tipped Engr Seyi Makinde to win the governorship election in the state. In a release from his campaign organisation and signed by Prince Dotun Oyelade,  the latest poll was conducted by  Silver stone, the  organisers of […]

Nigeria’s presidency has clarified the status of billionaire businessman Aliko Dangote who was named as member of APC campaign council – The presidency said Dangote is not a card carrying member of the APC – Recall that the ruling All Progressives Congress made appointments into its presidential campaign council – […]

Shehu Shagari is dead. He died at the age of 93. His demise was announced on twitter by his grandson, Bello Shagari. Bello Shagari tweeted: I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shehu Shagari, who died right now after brief illness at the National hospital, Abuja. The […]

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa Ibom State has explained why it finally approved the international stadium for the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s presidential campaign in the state.Director General of Udom Emmanuel’s Divine Mandate Campaign Organisation, Otuekong Idongesit Nkanga, said in a statement that it is not a sign of […]

Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, has said he would love to have Neymar back at Camp Nou. In an interview with Marca, he also ruled out the possibility of leaving the Catalan side. Neymar, 26, left Barca to join Paris Saint-Germain in a world record €222million deal in 2017. Since leaving, […]